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Suggest treatment for Phlebitis

on the wrist (below the thumb) for 8 days. He was treated for typhoid and liver function disturbance. Since he ... of phlebitis / varicose / ... ? - Does it need treatment ? - What can I do to reduce its swelling ? Please help ...

Suggest treatment for superficial phlebitis

, swelling, and redness in her wrist after she had diagnostic work-ups to rule out pulmonary embolism, heart ... was used for the venipuncture, not the left, but she remembers that a clamp was placed on her left wrist ...

How to cure the condition of Phlebitis?

Have had several cranial injuries that could cause eye problems. I m 89 years old female. Ophthalmologist says I have phlebitis, but no more info. checkup two days ago say I don t need glasses, but eyes ...

What causes phlebitis under the rib cage?

Hi I went to my family doc and have phlebitis under my right rib cage surface of skin 4-5 inch solid vein that travels down. I thought you only get in legs/arms? This seems close to lung should have ...

How do cellulitsi and phlebitis differ?

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How to recover from superficial phlebitis?

I am 32, 5 0 , 145lbs. Had a baby 5months ago. Sunday I saw a vein that looked broken in my left leg. Went to doctor, he said superficial phlebitis, it ll go away on its own. Ordered a sonogram ...

Suggest treatment for varicose veins and phlebitis

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Suggest treatment for phlebitis left leg

My husband had phlebitis left leg, saw a doctor on Oct. 31. the redness is moving from his ankle up towards his groin over these three plus weeks. Tonight it is red, hot, and he runs a fever off and on ...

Is Hydrocortisone a useful and safe topical treatment for phlebitis?

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Tight knot in forearm 2 weeks after blood draw. Vein looks puffy at draw site at (above forearm) and at wrist and palm. Suggestions on cause and treatment?
HI, You need to be worried about the problem. It is simple condition known as "phlebitis" which is common after blood withdrawal from vein. It is due to injury by the tip of needle to the vein from inside. You need not to take any treatment of the same and will be alright in next 10-14 days. DO not massage or rub the area. You can take pain killers if there is any pain. Dr Sanjay Kumar Kandia
My wrist is soo thin.. What shuld i do..
Wrist exercises.
sir, I want to know that my right hand side vein is very tight , because I suffer from fever about one month ago and doctor inject a some injection and drip.
It seems like a phlebitis. Superficial phlebitis is rarely serious and frequently responds to pain-killers, stockings, limb elevation and warm compresses. Do not put iv line in it again. Consult physician to rule out Deep vein thrombosis.
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